In a major milestone in its commitment to achieve carbon neutrality, AU has entered into an agreement to source half its electricity from renewable power.
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The small change that will save enough water to fill AU’s pools and almost $10,000 a year.
April 29, 2014
Library personnel work hard behind the scenes to reduce the carbon footprint of our work—and to encourage eco-conscious behavior in our visitors and employees.
April 18, 2014
Professor’s research shows green roofs capture pollution while reducing energy use.
April 17, 2014
AU will be integrating sustainability into the classroom experience with authentic green smells, including grass, compost, and solar electricity generation.
April 1, 2014
American University’s recent men’s basketball game against the Colgate University Raiders may have resulted in a narrow loss on the scoreboard for the Eagles, but the day turned out to be a win for the university’s sustainability efforts.
February 24, 2014
- Ecosense Meetings - Every "last Thursday" of the month, 8pm-9pm, Hughes Formal Lounge
- Farmers' Market - Every Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the Quad